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Mcafee quarantining latest update

I just updated and even re-installed the latest 64bit version of TOR 8.0.4 when the my Mcafee antivirus quarantined the browser application FIREFOX.EXE. Despite multiple attempts to restore and ...
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Can't save files to thumb-drive from Browser

I prefer to launch Tail from a DVD ISO. And up through Tails version 3.8, which I still have and use from time-time, I was able to save to, copy over data to a thumb-drive from either the Tor Browser, ...
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Not working on Android device

I've downloaded Orbot and Orfox several times over the last 2+ years but have never been able to access the dark web. I follow instructions and everything seems to be working right until I type in/...
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I uninstalled and reinstalled tor because it stops responding once in a while now it can’t connect

I left my pc turn for tor browser to connect but it said failed to connect to tor network
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How to set an IP address from a specific state in the US?

Is it possible, and if so how, to set tor so that my entry and/or exit IP will be from a specific state in the US ? Idk like NY, FL, TX, CA... I already know how to choose a specific country, but i'd ...
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Pornhub showing 12 video thumbnails+user icons and blank afterwords

The only reason I downloaded TOR was to watch porn to be honest, but this is really ruining my experience. Can someone please help me? I really feel frustrated.
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Unable to access onion sites (Worked first time, not working now)

You are trying to reach an onion/hidden service. To access - via web you will have to use the Tor Browser. Tor displays the above message whenever I try to connect to any onion site. I used tor ...
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Change Tor Browser display name on Mac toolbar

I wanted to know how to change Tor Browser display name on Mac toolbar for something else. I already change the icon and the name of the Tor Browser application for Firefox. I also wanted to know if ...
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Can I use TOR for chat or e-mail with China?

Sirs, Forgive me but I'm an unsophisticated end user unlike all the experts here. I live in the USA. I have a friend in China. The "Great Wall" of China blocks all our attempts to communicate; e-...
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failed to establish tor connection

10/21/18, 20:13:27.966 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 10/21/18, 20:13:27.967 [NOTICE] ...
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Is it possible to use Ecosia in Tor and remain secure and anonymous?

I really like Ecosia and the idea of planting tres thanks to it but is it private and secure if I use it in Tor?
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help me for captcha google

I have some bug with captchas google, I did it correctly but I have to do it again anyway. Before I never had this problem. Is this normal? I hope you can help me, thank you.
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Occasionally, when I open Tor, . . .

This is what I get And if I click on the onion icon to obtain a new identity, this is what comes next Finally, if I my answer is Yes, this is how it ends So, my question is: Is this normal, or ...
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I've downloaded orbot and duck duck go when I try to access an onion site it gives me the web page not available page? What do I need to do?

I need help. I am not savvy at all and I just don't get it.ive tried different avenues. I don't know what i am messing up at. Please help me
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Share Tor Browser without Tor Proxy & change browser name + logo | Windows System

It is good experience using TOR. I think its good browser compared to others. Also to know that I am using Tor browser without TOR Proxy, i mean with my real ip when i need it for normal use. Just ...
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Interesting TorBrowser / Bing interaction, wondering if anyone has a clue why?

When using regular ol' Firefox with HTTPSAnywhere and Noscript, doing an image search on Bing and searching for "lolcats" will get you the expected image results, but also this little related search "...
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Updated Tor Browser to the latest version and lost all scrapbooked records. Anyway to find the records?

I updated tor browser to the latest version that does not support ScrapBook X. It looks like I lost all my scrapbooked records. Is there any way to find the records? Thanks!
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How to change firefox.exe file Logo in Tor browser? For Windows system

Right now am using tor browser without tor network because I feel it gives me good privacy and security compared to default firefox with real ip. it is working good. But, when I downloaded second ...
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Tor Browser won't load http sites

I've recently downloaded Tor Browser and it seems I'm only able to access HTTPS sites. This is problematic because the majority of the .onion sites that I'm trying to access are HTTP. When I try and ...
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Tor fails to establish connection

I've been running tor without any complication for a while but since yesterday I am having this problem (tor failed to establish a tor network connection)--> establishing an encrypted directory ...
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tor failed to establish a tor network connection, can anyone help me with this?

8/3/2018 11:07:51 AM.300 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 8/3/2018 11:07:51 AM.300 [NOTICE] ...
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“Tor failed to establish a network connection”?

My Tor Browser (on Windows) hasn't worked for several days now. It just stopped working 4 days ago, and I can't find what's wrong! From reading other similar question answers, I just want to clarify ...
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Whatsapp Web QR Code flashes and vanishes

I am using Tor browser 7.5.6 (latest, 32 bits) on windows 10. I like to use Whatsapp on web. So I go to : https://web.whatsapp.com/ The site shows a QR code which I scan with my phone. And boom! I ...
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What do I do when this pops up

I am trying to connect to Tor but this keeps pooping up "Unable to set option: Failed to bind one of the listener ports." What do I do?
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Connecting to a tor server through clearnet

Can I setup a server on the tor network but connect to it via an application of mine via clearnet. Or is there some way to setup my application to connect to the tor network and then to my server ...
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unable to connect some of the '.onion' sites [duplicate]

I recently searched for a .oninon site it showed me a message saying 'unable to connect.' I'm able to visit some of the .onion sites. Is it something from the proxy or anything else...... please help
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Application for the Deep Web [closed]

as I've recently discovered Deep Web, I'm still not able to explore it well. It seems to me, however, that in order to access and view videos, one must always pay (in Bitcoin). But I would like to ask,...
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after updating TOR windows appears blank, not loading any webpage

it worked until yesterday (although jerky because local internet connection is poor) yesterday i had the bad idea of updating, no working after updating: the window remains blank and no website is ...
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Can't run tor from usb

I'm running Linux mint 18. I downloaded tor browser to an USB. When I try to launch "start tor browser desktop" icon I get a warninng that the site is not trusted. I click launch anyway but nothing ...
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Transferring bookmarks / saved passwords etc. from a backup

I wonder if I could get some help with a problem I am having: I reinstalled a clean copy of Tor browser on my mac (el capitan). I would like to transfer my (bookmarks saved passwords etc.) over from ...
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Can't run Tor on Mac Book pro

I have installed Tor Browser Version 7.5.6 - OS X (10.9+) for my Mac Book Pro, but can't start the browser. I click "Connect" and "Remove settings and connect" but I get the errors that I have pasted ...
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Chrome with Linux-based OS

since my Chrome [chromebook] OS is a Linux-based operating system, why cant i install tor? i'm technologically challenged so please be gentle.
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How to Install Tor browser through command line

I'm newbie on Linux and I can't install Tor on Ubuntu (Kubuntu) the way you teach. Some applications give a step-by-step commands and it's only copy and past and includes all things to make updates ...
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Now what? Access denied when I tried to click on a link?

My Tor is enabled and when I tried to click on a link in my email (which I've done many times before with this website) I get the following message: "Access denied. Your IP address is blacklisted. ...
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Notice: Your relay has a very large number of connections to other relays

Setup my relay up about 8 hours ago, everything is going fine, no warnings. Then I get this notice. How can I investigate this to determine if the relay is configured and running properly? [notice] ...
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Dirport / Orport stop being unreachable after some time

Just set up a Tor relay on Digital Ocean running Ubuntu 16.04 using tor-relay.co and everything is seemingly going well. However, every so often the relay will cease to work and I'll get the following ...
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tor failed to establish a network connection

IDK whats the problem, it worked till now. Blockquote 7/10/2018 13:08:01 PM.600 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all ...
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Orbot connection issues on android 6.01

orfox and orbot have always worked for me. As of the uodate to android 6.0.1, orfox only occasionally connects and works. It will connect for a minute and as soon as orbot is run in the background and ...
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How to play sound?

So, I keep getting this error: To play audio, you may need to install the required PlusAudio software. Learn how Learn how take you here: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/fix-common-audio-...
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Help with opening TOR Browser

After I download TOR Browser,on my tablet I get a message telling me "cannot be opened"? What am I doing wrong? I have tried several times.
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Can I switch Circuit between Specific ExitNodes?

I want to use Specific ExitNodes and Switch between them only. I have tried modify TORRC using Code ExitNodes 153.126.210.34, 88.33.1.152, 103.28.53.138 , 104.200.20.46 StrictNodes 1 But ...
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I have a problem connecting to the tor browse. its says Failed to find node for hop #1.i paste the log below:

5/18/2018 17:22:13 PM.300 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 5/18/2018 17:22:13 PM.300 [NOTICE] ...
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tor failed to establish a tor network connection HELP!

tor failed to establish a tor network connection Establishing an Encrypted Directory failed Logs https://pastebin.com/tPwxrLET thank u
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anti filter blocked iran

Minister of Communications and Information Technology Iran: The work of blocking the filter breakers has started The overcoming of the filter has a lot of consequences, and so we started to shut them ...
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no video with supported format and mime type found with tor browser

So I want to watch a video on xPlay, but I get this error "no video with supported format and mime type found". I use a VM with Ubuntu and tor browser. Any suggestions ? Thx :)
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Why my Tor relay server only use 10-15% of my bandwidth?

my relay (https://metrics.torproject.org/rs.html#details/FA371BD2B25519D65B956BB732938E28BB4FE809) has a traffic rate of 500kbits and some very short peaks to 3mb. But why only 500kbits? I have enough ...
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ERROR Conexion is not Private

I need your help, I try to go into some website and firefox send me an error and I can't do anything help]1
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Unable to connect to the tor browser. Log given below. Please help. Have tried all the bridges but no luck

4/28/2018 18:29:35 PM.200 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 4/28/2018 18:29:35 PM.200 [NOTICE] ...
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Access Denied on everything

I have DL and installed Tor, I am getting access denied on every URL, I have more then on browser on my pc would that be the cause? I have FireFox, Chrome, and Maxthon. I Have tried doing the network ...
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Failed to establish a Tor connection. Establishing an encrypted directory connection failed

I need help connecting to tor, i dont know too much about this kinda stuff, but i have tried using BridgeDB and that didnt work. here is my log 4/11/2018 17:23:21 PM.400 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is ...